How Can Gemma Help You?
Gemma is a Senior Associate specialising in commercial property. She is a member of the Aerospace & Defence and Healthcare teams, based in Bristol, and works in particular in the area of GP surgery funding and development.
Gemma deals with all types of commercial property transactions, including freehold sales and acquisitions, all leasehold transactions, sale & leaseback arrangements, secured lending (with both separate and joint representation of the borrower and lender) and partnership property succession planning.
Meeting Your Needs
Gemma takes the time to understand clients' business needs and challenges, in order to tackle issues from a pragmatic and commercial perspective. Gemma has particular experience of handling matters with numerous different parties and understands the problems which can arise as a result. She therefore appreciates that clear and regular communication are vital to help transactions to progress as smoothly as possible.
Gemma works closely with colleagues across the firm, especially in the Partnership, Commercial and Corporate teams, in order to ensure that advice takes account of all of the intricacies of the business transaction going ahead at the time.
What You Might Like to Know
Gemma read law at the University of Oxford and went on to complete her Legal Practice Course with The College of Law in Bristol. She grew up in the South West and enjoys working in the area.
Gemma is on the committee of the South West branch of the Association of Women in Property and is a member of the Women in Healthcare Property Forum. She is also the Secretary of the Bristol & Bath branch of the University of Oxford alumni society.
Outside of work, Gemma has a diverse range of interests, including crafts such as knitting and origami, long distance walking, and Shotokan Karate.